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    Clinging on to her job, Britain's May appoints new ministers

    Associated Press | Updated at 03:09pm on June 10, 2017

    Beleaguered British prime minister Theresa May is appointing new members of her government after several of them lost their seats in Parliament in this week's general election that proved disastrous for her Conservative Party...

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    Iran says arrests seven suspects linked to Tehran attacks

    Reuters | Updated at 12:50pm on June 10, 2017

    Iranian authorities have arrested seven people suspected of helping militants involved in this week's attacks in the capital Tehran, a judiciary official said on Saturday...

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    Merkel says all Gulf nations, Iran, Turkey must work to ease Qatar crisis

    Reuters | Updated at 12:05pm on June 10, 2017

    German chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday she was concerned about the situation in Qatar, adding that all Gulf nations, and also Iran and Turkey, should work together to resolve the regional dispute...

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    193 nations urge action to protect oceans

    Associated Press | Updated at 11:35am on June 10, 2017

    The 193 UN member nations issued an urgent call for action Friday to reverse the decline in the health and productivity of the world's oceans — with the United States backing the action plan but rejecting its support for the Paris agreement to tackle climate change...

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    Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes UK sticking to its plan

    Reuters | Updated at 10:45am on June 10, 2017

    German chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday she assumed Britain would stick to its plan for leaving the European Union after the country's election upset, and that she wanted to work quickly on talks over Brexit...

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    Brazil's Temer gets big victory in electoral court ruling

    Associated Press | Updated at 09:20am on June 10, 2017

    Brazil's top electoral court gave embattled president Michel Temer a big victory late Friday, voting to reject allegations of campaign finance violations that could have removed him from office...

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    London Bridge attackers had tried to hire 7.5 tonne truck: Police

    Reuters | Updated at 08:50am on June 10, 2017

    The three Islamists who killed eight people after driving a van into pedestrians on London Bridge and then attacking nearby revellers had initially tried to hire a 7.5 tonne truck, the head of the UK capital's counter-terrorism unit said on Friday...

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    Trump says Comey not telling truth, willing to respond under oath

    Reuters | Updated at 08:25am on June 10, 2017

    US president Donald Trump on Friday denied he tried to interfere with an FBI investigation, effectively accusing James Comey, the FBI's former director, of lying under oath to Congress...

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    Suicide bomber kills 31 in Iraqi market

    Agencies | Updated at 01:37am on June 10, 2017

    A suicide bomber blew himself up in a market in the town of Musayyib, south of Baghdad, on Friday killing at least 31 people, medical and security sources said...

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    India, Pakistan join China and Russia-led security bloc

    Agencies | Updated at 01:21am on June 10, 2017

    Asian rivals India and Pakistan on Friday formally joined the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, a security bloc spearheaded by China and Russia, despite bilateral tensions bubbling over Kashmir...